|>>Does anyone know where one can buy high quality 8 x 10 inch glossy prints
|>>(stills) from movies?
|>>I would like to build models from various science fiction movies,
|>>the space shuttle in the movie "2001 - A Space Odyssey" that docks with the
|>>space wheel space station.
|>>I could also get a video tape of the movie and study that myself, but that
|>>isn't as sharp or as easy to read. The alternative is to try to contact the
|>>special effects folks for that movie, but that's a last resort...
|>I guess I should have added a couple other avenues already explored:
|>1. There is a book, "The Making of 2001". Unfortunately, the pictures in it
|> are inadequate as they do not cover enough of the shuttle (the Orion) and
|> tend to be "burned in" - too much black or too much white - thereby
|> obscuring details.
|>2. I am aware of previous kits. The original kit was by Revell or Aurora.
|> Airfix later did a re-release or two. More recently, Lunar Models has
|> offered a kit as well as a local outfit - Collect-Aire in Massachusetts.
|> I actually have one of the kits by Collect-Aire. Assembling it (its a
|> resin kit) is one of the reasons I seek this information. The details
|> are either not complete or need to be cleaned up, hence why I am looking
|> for the original movie stills.
Please POST how I can get one of these !
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